Provide A Meal For Others With 'Food It Forward' Program

Businesses are allowing customers to pay meals forward.
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By WPGC 95.5

As the reality of coronavirus continues to plunge communities around the world into a new normal, local businesses in the DMV are taking the initiative to look out for one another.

Martha's Table is partnering with several restaurants in the D.C. area including The Hamilton, Old Ebbitt Grill, Knead, Mi Vida, Clydes, The Grill, The Tombs and Succotash to deliver meals to feed individuals and families in need through their program Food It Forward.

Through the program, community members can purchase a meal for one or for an entire family from one of the partnering restaurants and it will be delivered to communities in need by Martha's Table.

The goal of Food It Forward is to support local businesses by keeping restaurant workers employed and provide food to those who need it.

Meals can be donated to an individual or family for one night or for a week.

To provide an individual meal for one night is $13.00 and a family meal that will feed four for one night is $54.00.

Meals for an individual for a week are $91.00 and meals for a family of four for a week are $378.00

All meals include an entree like chicken, brisket, or fish and bottled water, dessert, and cutlery.

If you would like to donate a meal visit the Food It Forward website.

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